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14 Apr 2015 · by Aaron Levie
I’m incredibly excited to share that we’re acquiring Verold, bringing its innovative team and interactive 3D viewing technology to Box. Founded in 2010, Verold has developed a powerful online visual editor for rendering 3D content into interactive presentations on the web. Verold has built their...
02 Apr 2015 · by Brandon Savage
Box Preview is one of the most powerful and engaging features in our platform. Each week, our enterprise customers alone spend more than 3.7 million hours previewing and collaborating on more than 9 million pieces of content, all without ever having to open a desktop application or download the...
19 Mar 2015 · by Aaron Levie
Today, we're excited to announce new traction within the Federal Government and that Sonny Hashmi, previously the CIO of the GSA (General Services Administration), has joined Box to help lead our efforts in the Federal Government. As GSA's CIO, Sonny managed GSA's roughly $540M annual IT investment...
06 Mar 2015 · by Bryan Breckenridge
We're gearing up for a busy spring here at Box.org, with new events, partnerships, and ways to connect with the team all in the pipeline. Below are a few recent highlights, as well as places to find us in the coming months. Box.org at NTC 2015 The 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference is well...
03 Mar 2015 · by Aaron Levie
Today, I'm excited to announce that Box has acquired Subspace, a startup focused on enabling secure access to data and applications on the web, mobile, and in desktop environments. Subspace has been working for two years to build world-class security technology to help individuals work from...
26 Feb 2015 · by Aaron Levie
Today, we're announcing Box's latest industry effort: Box for Financial Services. As we announced at BoxWorks last fall, Box for Industries is our initiative to deliver Box's horizontal technology in industry-specific ways, solving the unique challenges of verticals through tailored solutions,...
26 Feb 2015 · by Rand Wacker
Today we launched Box for Financial Services, bringing Box to an industry that faces strict compliance standards and that routinely works with highly sensitive information. We’re excited to dive into three important product enhancements that are powering Box for Financial Services: Retention...
25 Feb 2015 · by David Still
Less than a decade ago, work was centralized around a hierarchy of processes and programs, constrained to an office and the typical working hours of 9-5. Fast-forward to today when the ubiquity of smart phones, tablets and mobile apps have redefined business productivity and transformed the...
17 Feb 2015 · by Aaron Levie
At Box, we’re ardent supporters and drivers of openness in the enterprise. The future is about the ability to securely move data where you want, when you want, from any device or application. This has been one of our core beliefs since we founded Box in 2005, underscored by the subsequent launch of...
13 Feb 2015 · by Aaron Levie
Later today I'm speaking at the White House's Cyber Security Summit at Stanford. I'll be participating in a panel with John Holdren, Director, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy; Patricia Falcone, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy; and Michelle Zatlyn, Co-Founder...
10 Feb 2015 · by Aaron Levie
Today we have some incredibly exciting news to share with our customers and the industry. Box is breaking the final barrier to cloud adoption with a new technology that enables companies to control their own encryption keys, while still leveraging Box's best-in-class content management and...
29 Jan 2015 · by Aaron Levie
For many years, Microsoft operated in a world where work was conducted solely on Microsoft-built platforms. This homogeneous approach was incredibly successful during the PC-era of the enterprise, but eventually technology capabilities evolved and customer sentiment soon followed. With the rise of...
29 Jan 2015 · by Jonathan Berger
We built Box Notes for better collaboration with your team. It lets you capture, share, and build on ideas in real-time with anyone, directly from Box's web and mobile products. And today, we're launching three new features: version history, tables, and easier ways to embed images. Let's step back...
26 Jan 2015 · by Chris Yeh
We are thrilled to announce that industry legends Eric Schmidt and Marc Benioff will speak about what it takes to build a technology powerhouse at Box Dev 2015, at Fort Mason on April 22nd. From on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile, top-down IT to user-centric IT, every industry is undergoing...
08 Dec 2014 · by David Still
For businesses, the rapid shift towards a more decentralized, user-centric model - largely fueled by mobility, cloud services, and service-oriented platforms - has benefitted employees and IT alike. But any change also brings new challenges. The modern enterprise must directly address issues like...
08 Dec 2014 · by Aaron Levie
I'm excited to announce Box Trust, an initiative to help our customers successfully embrace a modern security framework as they move information and collaboration to the cloud. Through Box Trust, customers will have the best access to Box's security products, visibility into our various compliance...
03 Dec 2014 · by Zoelle Egner
At Box, we believe that the best teams are made up of people who come from diverse backgrounds and perspectives. As part of our commitment to increasing the opportunities available to students from backgrounds traditionally underrepresented in technology, last year we introduced the Box Engineering...
18 Nov 2014 · by David Still
The average person uses more than three devices for work and checks their phone more than 150 times per day, so we know how important it is to provide simple, beautiful, and secure mobile solutions! We are always looking for ways that Box can be used by as many people as possible, and today we're...
16 Nov 2014 · by Aaron Levie
Today, Cisco launched Project Squared, a new business collaboration and communication app designed to help teams work together more effectively across devices. Project Squared’s focus on helping people be more productive by bringing messaging, online meetings and other tools together in one space...
11 Nov 2014 · by Nicole Rogers
We’re excited to share that Box has been recognized as a Champion in Info-Tech Research Group’s 2014 Vendor Landscape for Cloud File Sharing. You can download a complimentary copy of the report here. Info-Tech notes that just storing content in the cloud is table stakes and market leaders provide...